Fundamentals of Operations Management
ID: 194 | Video: None | Audio: Low | Animation: Low
Equivalent to FETAC: Level 5 | Equivalent to QCF (UK): Level 3
Gain excellent skills in operations management and learn strategies to manage operations efficiently
This free business skills course introduces you to the world of operations management and is useful to those who wish to learn and understand more about the role it plays in organisations.
Using an interactive presentation style, the lessons go through the role of operations management in both manufacturing and service organisations. It also covers strategies used, such as capacity planning, facilities location planning, aggregate planning and scheduling, as well as inventory management techniques and quality management.
After completing this course you will have a thorough understanding of competitive advantages, strategic plans, activities and critical decisions that are required when managing operations in an organisation. You will know the characteristics of an operations manager and the relationship between operations, productivity and competitiveness. This course will help you gain a good knowledge of inventory and quality management.